Cayuse 424 is an easy-to-use web application created specifically to simplify the creation, review, approval, and electronic submission of federal grant proposals. It helps to accelerate proposal development, reduce pre-award overhead and improve the quality and accuracy of sponsored funding proposals.

OSP uses Cayuse SP to manage all Sponsored Project Life Cycle. It is a flexible Web application designed to reduce complexity, improve collaboration and provide transparency from proposal creation to award close-out. It is the central repository that allows management and visibility in each phase of the life cycle.

Where funding connected with researcher expertise turns into success. Pinpoint global funding and collaborative opportunities simultaneously.
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Important Update! New OMB Uniform Guidance

The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has combined many federal circulars into a single guidance document (known as Uniform Guidance, or 2 CFR 200) that can be used by all agencies. These new regulations will become effective December 26, 2014.

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About Us


Welcome to the Office of Sponsored Projects (formerly Pre-Award Services). We support the research mission of the University of New Mexico's Main Campus and Branch Campuses by partnering with the research and academic community in submitting, negotiating, and obtaining awards. Our goal is to provide UNM's research-active faculty and staff with timely, high quality customer support services and to ensure compliance with applicable Federal and State regulations, OMB Circulars, private sponsors' requirements, and University policies and procedures. 


IMPORTANT! Updated Proposal Submission Guideline

There is an updated version of the proposal submission guideline. Below is a memo from the Vice President for Research and the updated version of the guideline.



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UNM Mail Code: MSC 011247

Physical Address:
1700 Lomas, NE Suite 2200
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-001


Tel: (505) 277-4186